Tag: , , ,

Rush in Himachal temples with onset of Navratri

Rush in Himachal temples with onset of Navratri

Rush in Himachal temples onset Navratri :Tens of thousands of devotees from across the region thronged temples in Himachal Pradesh on Saturday on the first day of the eight-day-long Navratri festival. The popular temples of Naina Devi in Bilaspur; Chintpurni in Una; Baba Balak Nath in Hamirpur; Brajeshwari Devi, Jwalaji and Chamunda Devi in Kangra;

Finding girls for 'Kanya Puja' becomes difficult now-a-days

Finding girls for ‘Kanya Puja’ becomes difficult now-a-days

‘Kanya Puja’ is an integral part of Devi Durga Puja and perhaps this auspicious puja was originally initiated in order to give girls due social status in the male dominated Indian social fabric. Nine young girls are venerated on this day, signifying the nine forms of Goddess Durga. The young girls symbolize purity on account

Navratri 2017 Day 8

Navratri 2017 Day 8: Significance of Ashtami in Navratri

Navratri 2017 Day 8: Significance of Ashtami in Navratri

Navratri

Here are few tips to remain healthy during Navratri

Here are few tips to remain healthy during Navratri. Navratri- nine nights of celebration of goddess Durga has begun and has been welcomed with much fervor. The festival witnesses tons of devotees observe fasting for a period of nine days in honour of the goddess. The strict no-meat practice enables one to tuck in to vegetarian specialties

Sunny Leone lands in a soup over condom ad controversy

Sunny Leone lands in a soup over condom ad controversy

Sunny Leone who is a queen of controversies has again landed herself in a trouble. This time over an advertisement of condom which asks people to ‘Play but with love, this Navratri’. An advertisement in form of a hoarding featuring former adult movies actor Sunny Leone has irked people in Gujrati city Surat. The image

Modi wishes nation on Navratri

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday greeted the nation on the occassion of Navratri. “My greetings to everyone as the auspicious Navratri commences,” Modi tweeted. The nine day fast festival of Navratri is celebrated in the honour of Goddess Durga.

Thousands throng Himachal temples for Navratri

Shimla: Tens of thousands of devotees from across the region on Saturday thronged temples in Himachal Pradesh to mark the onset of the 10-day long Navratri festival, the holy period for the Hindus. “We are expecting over 30,000 devotees every day at the temple,” an official at the hilltop Naina Devi shrine told IANS. One